Pair of menuki in the form of three travelers

Japanese
Edo period
early to mid-19th century
Hamano Noriyuki I (Japanese, 1736–1787), Hamano Noriyuki II (Japanese, 1771–1852), School Hamano School (Japanese)


Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 0.5 cm (1 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.721a-b

Medium or Technique

Main material: gold; other metals: silver, shakudo, copper and shibuichi; decorative technique: uchidashi, takabori, iroe takazogan

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Arms and armor

Signed

[Noriyuki]

矩随

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection